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Summer 2016 Concerts in San Luis Obispo

Looking to jam out to alternative rock or relax and unwind to reggae this summer? Grab your friends and family and head to one of the many music venues around San Luis Obispo for a concert this summer! From local bands at Concerts in the Plaza to headliners at California Mid-State Fair, each of the ...
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Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Things to Do this Summer in San Luis Obispo

There’s nothing better than a summer in San Luis Obispo! As the weather starts to heat up and the days become longer, SLO is the perfect destination to start checking off your bucket list items. From whale watching to making your mark on Bubblegum Alley, SLO has countless things to do and events to attend ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

SLO in the News: March 2016

SLO continues to make headlines from the “best of” lists to features with California Dream Eater! Can’t keep up with all the buzz? Here are a few highlights from March 2016. Visit California 10 Top Farmers’ Markets With more than 120 vendors from local farmers to live entertainment, San Luis Obispo Thursday Night Farmers’ Market ...
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Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Things to Do this Spring in SLO

While there isn’t a bad time of year to visit San Luis Obispo, we have to admit we love SLO during the spring. The hills are green, the wildflowers are blooming and the sun is shining. If you’re looking for a spring getaway, be sure to visit SLO! Here are few things you should plan ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Outdoor + Recreation

SLO in the News: February 2016

San Luis Obispo continues to create buzz around the United States with media features in Yahoo! Travel, Huffington Post and more. Here are a few highlights from February 2016. SmartAsset America’s Best Wine Destinations Edna Valley is on the rise as one of America’s top wine regions for both its quality of wine and breathtaking ...
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Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink

SLO Film Fest: Central Coast Filmmaker Mixer

The second night of SLO Film Fest kicked off with another lively festival party, the Central Coast Filmmaker Mixer, at the Hollywood & Vines Festival tent. We mixed and mingled with filmmakers, writers, producers and directors who live along the Central Coast and have movies  featured in this year’s SLO Film Fest! We even had ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Family

Day Trip to Hearst Castle

Get a taste of W.R. Hearst’s hilltop retreat, the “ranch at San Simeon,” with my photo tour below! You will be left in awe of the breathtaking views of the Central Coast, Hearst’s lavish mansion, exquisite décor and one-of-a-kind details from the mosaic pools to his personal art collection. Daily tours are bound to sell ...
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Shop ’til You Drop at Appendage & Bough

Quirky and unique, Appendage & Bough offers a multitude of one-of-a-kind gifts, specializing in handmade furniture and home goods. Initially starting as a hobby, their love for wood work and repurposing vintage finds developed into a successful business here on the Central Coast. Many of my friends raved about Appendage & Bough’s original pieces and ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Festive Fall Things to Do in San Luis Obispo

Explore things to do in San Luis Obispo in fall 2017. When SLO’s summer heat transitions into crisp fall air, you know it is time for sweater weather, pumpkin spiced lattes, corn mazes and endless bowls of candy corn – just the thought gets me excited. September 23rd marks the first day of autumn so get ...
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Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Family

Festival Mozaic Family Concert

Growing up in San Luis Obispo County, summer was synonymous with long days at the beach, popsicles in the backyard, fireworks on 4th of July, and outdoor classical music concerts presented by Festival Mozaic (which was, at the time, called the San Luis Obispo Mozart Festival). My mom, younger brother and I would often pack a picnic lunch and ...
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